Born in Phoenix, AZ on July 20, 1900. Burmister moved to San Francisco with his family in 1911. He was active as an etcher until the outbreak of WWII when he became a sales manager for the California Packing Corporation. He died in San Francisco on Jan. 15, 1961. Member: Calif. Society of Etchers.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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